Macrame tea-cosy with Australian flora design

Made in Australia, Oceania, c 1930.

Tea-cosy, macrame / velvet / twine, maker unknown, Australia, c 1930

Natural coloured twine macrame tea cosy edged along sides with rope-work with 3 loops at the top to form a handle. The body is composed of diamond-patterned macrame to which has appliqued tiger lily and fern fronds in macrame. Interior lined with green quilting over a cotton padding.

Summary

H4607-1
Tea-cosy, macrame / velvet / twine, maker unknown, Australia, c 1930

Natural coloured twine macrame tea cosy edged along sides with rope-work with 3 loops at the top to form a handle. The body is composed of diamond-patterned macrame to which has appliqued tiger lily and fern fronds in macrame. Interior lined with green quilting over a cotton padding.

Dimensions

360 mm
250 mm

Production

The maker of this tea-cosy is unkown, but it was made in Australia c 1930.
c 1930

Cite this Object

Macrame tea-cosy with Australian flora design 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 June 2017, <https://ma.as/240229>
{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/240229 |title=Macrame tea-cosy with Australian flora design |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=25 June 2017 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
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